Physics I Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118825799
  • ISBN-13: 9781118825792
  • DDC: 530.076
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 512 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Physics I Workbook for Dummies, 2nd Edition, gets the ball rolling with a brief overview of the nuts and bolts (i.e., converting measures, applying math skills to physics problems, etc.) before getting into the nitty-gritty. Complete answer explanations are included for all problems so readers can see where they went wrong (or right). Whether as a companion to Physics I For Dummies, 2nd Edition,or on its own, Physics Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition,is an excellent practice supplement for students enrolled in introductory physics courses.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: Getting Started with Physics.
3: Reviewing Physics Basics.
4: The Big Three: Displacement, Velocity, and Acceleration.
5: Vectors: Knowing Where You're Headed.
6: May the Forces Be with You.
7: Applying Force.
8: Working with Inclined Planes.
9: Round and Round: Circular Motion.
10: Being Energetic: Work.
11: Working the Physics Way.
12: Getting Things to Move: Momentum and Kinetic Energy.
13: Winding It Up: Rotational Motion and Torque.
14: Getting Dizzy with Rotational Dynamics.
15: Simple Harmonic Motion.
16: Obeying the Laws of Thermodynamics.
17: You're Getting Warm: Thermodynamics.
18: Under Pressure: From Solid to Liquid to Gas.
19: All about Heat and Work.
20: Zap: Electricity.
21: Static Electricity: Electrons at Rest.
22: Electrons in Motion: Circuits.
23: The Part of Tens.
24: Ten Common Mistakes People Make When Solving Problems.
25: Ten Online Physics Tutorials and Resources.
Other Backmatter.